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NON-PHARMACOLOGIC MANAGEMENT OF CHALLENGING BEHAVIORS IN PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA: A PERSON CENTERED APPROACH
Sponsored by BrightStar Care Lafayette/ Oakland/ Concord

Categorized as: Special Attractions
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BrightStar Care of Lafayette/ Oakland/ Concord welcomes you to attend a very special event for the community. Do you have an aging parent struggling with memory loss? Are you a Health Care professional seeking continuing education? Are you interested in connecting with your community? This is the perfect opportunity for you.

Presented by Sharon Roth Maguire, MS, RN, GNP-BC

Sponsored by BrightStar Care Lafayette/ Oakland/ Concord

Course Description:

-Review of published research on non-pharmacologic strategies for responding to challenging behaviors in persons with dementia

-Framework for understanding/ responding to the behavioral & psychiatric symptoms of dementia

-Person-centered care overview

-General & specific examples of non-pharmacologic approaches

*CNA CE Credit approved by the Department of Public Health

*RN/LVN CE Credit approval by the Board of Registered Nursing

1 FREE CE Credit for CNAs and Nurses

Caregivers and community members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Please call to RSVP at 925.284.8888